Vocabulary Builder

Vocabulary Builder

    Improve Your Writing

  • Boost your vocabulary
  • See words in the context of real sentences
  • Learn by association and by definition
  • Master a new lexicon!

Get Started Below

Vocabulary Word

More Vocab Words

sophist - teacher of philosophy; quibbler; employer of fallacious reasoning; N. sophism: plausible but fallacious argument
congruent - in agreement; harmonious; corresponding; coinciding exactly; CF. congruous
oust - expel; drive out; force out; N. ouster: ousting
obsequious - slavishly attentive; servile; full of servile compliance; sycophantic
nonplus - put at a loss; bring to a halt by confusion; perplex; CF. no more
shove - push forward; push roughly; Ex. pushing and shoving to get on the bus; N.
interregnum - period between two successive reigns or governments
founder - person who establishes (an organization or business)
harping - tiresome dwelling on a subject; V. harp: dwell on(think or speak a lot about) tediously
rancor - long-lasting hatred; bitterness; Ex. negotiation without rancor; ADJ. rancorous